Visual cortex of the cerebrum

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Bonus Assignment 4: Review Questions for Ch 14 (+10pts)


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  1. What is the difference between the visual cortex of the cerebrum and the visual association cortex?



  1. Name a sensory cranial nerve and describe its function.

Name a motor cranial nerve and describe its function.



  1. Describe a situation/a specific reason which would cause a stroke.



  1. List the meningeal layers from outermost towards the innermost layer.



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Which brain structure is part of the brainstem?
a.  pituitary              b.  thalamus                  c.  cerebellum                d.  medulla            e.  pineal body


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The hormone melatonin is produced by the:

  1. pituitary             b.  pineal         c.  hypothalamus       d.  ventricles        e.  basal nuclei


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Which cerebral lobe is associated with vision?
a.  parietal               b.  insula             c.  temporal                 d.  occipital                   e.  frontal


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The motor speech area of the brain, controlling muscles involved in vocalization, is also called:

  1. Broca’s   Wernicke’s               c.  primary motor cortex             d.  mesencephalon


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Which of the ventricles are the largest?

  1. lateral           b.  third             c.  fourth           d.  fifth


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The MAIN arteries carrying oxygenated blood to the brain—__________ arteries.

  1. jugular                      b.  cranial             c.  aortic                     d.  carotid            e. venous


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The location where cerebrospinal fluid is produced/secreted from plasma.

  1. subarachnoid space b.  central canal             c.  dura mater                d.  choroid plexus


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Hydrocephalus is caused by:

  1. the osmotic flow of water in the brain     b.  obstruction of channels where CSF flows
  2. the accumulation of blood in ventricles    d.  a stroke


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Spinal fluid flows within the spinal cord and brain, inside of the:

  1. subarachnoid space             b.  epidural space          c.  dura mater   d.  choroid plexus


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The cranial that enervates muscles of expression, as well as taste buds:

  1. glossopharyngeal b.  trigeminal                 c.  facial            d.  hypoglossal